Mendocino SBDCFort Bragg California

Is Crowdfunding right for your business? Get the facts now

Is Crowdfunding right for your business? Get the facts now

Wednesday, October 21, 2020 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Is Crowdfunding right for your business? Get the facts now
Wednesday, October 21
From 4-5 PM
Cost: FREE

It’s time to eliminate the myths about how to successfully crowdfund for your business or product. Whether you’re pivoting due to COVID-19 or have a great idea for a new business, sign up for this new webinar to find out if you're ready to start crowdfunding to get your project off the ground.

Crowdfunding is a great opportunity for raising capital to put new ideas or businesses into action, while gaining support from a community of individuals who invest in the idea or business.

Successful crowdfunding requires careful planning, real-time actions over extended periods, email campaigns, choosing the right platform… and more. Learn what necessary steps to take in order to make it a rewarding campaign so you can take your business to the next level. RSVP today to save your spot.

Prerequisites: Pre-webinar Crowdfunding questionnaire which will be sent to all attendees 24 hours before the webinar

You Will Learn:
- How to approach the crowdfunding process
- Defined steps to take in your campaign
- Which category of crowdfunding your business falls into
- 3 platforms to consider using for crowdfunding
- Online marketing tools necessary for success

This Workshop is Taught By
Baqi Kopelman has a wide and varied background in marketing and advertising. He has produced and directed hundreds of commercials and dozens of branding campaigns. As a marketing and creative director, he has guided companies of all sizes through launches, marketing campaigns and crowdfunding efforts. Baqi also produces high level photography and video content for companies and individuals through his own business based on the Mendocino Coast.


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It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.


As concerns continue about coronavirus (COVID-19), we’re here to help you navigate available resources, answer your business questions and be a trusted partner for your business
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